Training Details

30 minutes

Free

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Are you new to proposal writing or want a quick refresher? If so, you don't want to miss one of our most popular classes!

This class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation. It will include:

  • The basic elements of a proposal
  • The "do's" and "don'ts" of writing and submitting a proposal
  • How to follow up whether the answer is yes or no
  • 30-minute hands-on exercise to develop a proposal outline (in-person classes only)

Please Note:

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Self-paced Learning qualifies for 1.5 CFRE credits and Live Webinar versions qualify for 1 CFRE credit.

Qualifies for
1 to 1.5 CFRE points

Additional Information

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Outcomes

  • Understand how to write a standard project proposal to a foundation.
  • Know how and when to follow up with funders after submitting a proposal.

Intended Audience

Beginner
Grant writers

Prerequisites

Introduction to Finding Grants

Bonus Materials

  • 2-page handout
  • Project outline worksheet and sample

Published Friday, April 22, 2016

Topic(s) Fundraising Foundation Giving Proposal Writing